Plants of the Desert

Let's learn about plants in the desert, enjoy green warrior!

Desert plants have special features that allow them to collect, store and conserve water.

Some desert plants have roots that cover a wide area, just below the ground.
Other plants have roots that go underground.
Lichens get water (dew) from above the ground.

Dry grasses may look dead above ground, but their roots remain underground.

many desert plants store water in their hollow leaves, stems or roots.


of the desert

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